Michael Baughman is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM practitioner and a NAPFA-Registered Financial Advisor. He holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Presbyterian College. He is passionate about listening and helping others discern what’s truly important in their lives. Prior to joining Parsec in 2016, Michael held positions as a financial planner for Millard and Company, Abacus, a private banking manager with BB&T, as well as sales and client service positions with SEI Investments. Michael currently serves on the Board of Trustees of St. Luke’s Hospital and on the Board of Directors for Thermal Belt Outreach Ministry and the Rotary Club of Tryon Foundation. He is a board member of the Tryon Downtown Development Association and part of the finance committee for the Tryon Fine Arts Center. Michael lives just outside of Tryon with his wife and three children. When he isn’t at work, he loves spending time with his family outdoors, cycling, hiking and playing music.